Minor mag. 3.7 earthquake - Hokkaido, Japan Region on Wednesday, 16 September 2020
16 Sep 22:51 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 10 minutes.
Depth: 30.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 41.8°N / 143.4°E (Japan)
Nearest volcano: Akan (183 km / 114 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
104 km (65 mi) SE of Shizunai-furukawachō (pop: 22,400)
125 km (78 mi) S of Obihiro (pop: 173,900)
134 km (83 mi) S of Otofuke (pop: 40,900)
153 km (95 mi) SW of Kushiro (pop: 183,600)
175 km (109 mi) SE of Tomakomai (pop: 174,800)
752 km (467 mi) NE of Tokyo (pop: 8,336,600)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Wed, 16 Sep 22:41 UTC||M 3.7 / 30 km||Hokkaido, Japan Region||EMSC|
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